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I am quite confusing with the Cisco IOS command.

what's the actual difference between redistribute static as i learn in EIGRP whereas default-information originate in RIP/RIPv2/OSPF?

I hope to get some answer over here as i can't find the difference from google neither cisco website.

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default-information originate injects a default route (ie 0.0.0.0/0) in the routing table of the peers, while redistribute static will redistribute static routes (ip route xxx) into the routing protocol.

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